Actress who is widely known for her work both touring and on Broadway. In April 2013, she was cast as Elphaba for the first time during the show's second national touring run, and has covered the role for various international productions.
She earned her first theatre role at age 6 when she was hired for The King and I's touring company. She graduated from Point Park University with a degree in dance.
She debuted as Elphaba in Wicked on London's West End, and became the second actress ever to do so. She earned her second Broadway stint as the character in April 2016.
She and her husband Rion Stassi have one girl named Joules.
She and Idina Menzel are both widely known for their portrayals of Elphaba in the musical Wicked.